Track titles will be on the line as the local classes gear up for Championship Night on Saturday at the Madera Speedway, featuring the LunkerDaddy Late Models, Hobby Stocks, Toyota Sedans, MSTs and 4- Banger
The Madera Rescue Mission will hold its annual fund-raising dinner starting at 6 p.m. Oct. 4 at Valley West Christian Center, 101 W. Adell St. Tickets are $30 each.
By Tami Jo Nix and Leon Emo
The political establishment of Madera is without one of its cornerstones, after the death of longtime Democratic activist Betty Pia.
The 10-year-old custom of allowing a prayer at the opening of meetings of Madera Unified School District trustees has drawn public fire.
The Salvation Army today will open a new location in Madera at 1800 Howard Road, the building once occupied by Purl’s Sheet Metal.
Robert (Bob) Madsen, also known as “Mr. Warm and Fuzzy,” will be honored Friday as Grand Marshal of Madera South High School’s 2012 homecoming.
By Juliet Williams